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Address: Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
Activities: Dining
Description: A beautiful plaza lined with restaurants and cafes.

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A good open square in the town centre.

Perhaps not so pretty in March but a good selection of cafes and restaurants. Probably a street entertainment space in summer.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Perhaps not so pretty in March but a good selection of cafes and restaurants. Probably a street entertainment space in summer.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We arrived in the middle of the carnival and there were street entertainers and locals in fancy dress - lots of men in tights and tutus. many buskers around and places to eat and drink. This is the centre of Puerto de la Cruz and is well used by locals and visitors alike. It was nice to have the mix... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This is a large town square which provides a cool shady area to sit and observe your surroundings. There are cafes and restaurants to cater for most people. You can get a taxi to drop you off or hire one to take you back to your accommadation from the taxi rank in the square,

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Ryde, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We liked the evening atmosphere especially as carnival had just finished and we expected everything to go quiet. The street musicians were really great especially the guy who played on the woks - like steel drums.

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Braunton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Always lots going on, masses of restaurants, benches to sit on children's play area, in festival time big bands perform and huge paella kiosk is erected.

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The whole area off from the harbour is old and has strong architecture, like the typical stone canarian houses with balconies. There are also lovely churches, shadey gardens and romantic street lighting. We were there during carnival week and the plaza had a stage and was the centre of much of the week's activities. In the evening when we first... More 

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Preston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

The Plaza Charco is a place of much variety from busy restaurants ,shops and most of all people of every description. Families ,tourist and people going about their daily work.It is an interesting place to visit and a must to experience.

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Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

This is where it all happens at night in Puerto De La Cruz, many bars and cafes you can sit outside and enjoy a nice meal and drink, but very expensive some of them.

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Sliema, Malta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Full of overpriced cafes and restaurants in the evenings some places had live music one trying to be louder than the other. maybe some people like that sort of thing. i dont!!!

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Ashdod, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

the plaza is the main tourist area in this cty ' close to the ocean' plany of good and afordable resturants ' lots of shops around the plaza we enjoyed visiting this area every night

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